Entertainment / Recreation
Find Framingham area entertainment and recreation facilities including theaters, arcades, bowling alleys, slot car race tracks, and more.
AMC 16 - Framingham - movie theater located between Shoppers World and Natick mall. 16 screens including premium dinner theater, (21+, alcohol served).
Charles River Canoe & Kayak - canoe and kayak rental located inside Lake Cochituate State Park, (enter on Rt. 30 just past Home Depot, boat shack in between beach and boat launch/landing area). Inquire about kayak paddling lessons, canoeing classes, group rentals and trips.
Fairway Bowling - candlepin bowling, bowling leagues, kids birthday parties. Located on Rt. 9, westbound between Oak St. and Rt. 27.
Game Underground - buy, trade and play classic or cutting edge video games in this Rt. 9 underground gamers haven. Available for birthday parties. Gamer tournaments.
GameStop - buys and sells new and used video gaming equipment, game cartridges and accessories for Nintendo, PlayStation, X-Box and other game consoles.
Jump Around - indoor kids party or playdate activity center. All types bouncing, climbing, crawling and sliding inflatable equipment for kids to jump on and in. Offers several birthday party packages including pizza, cake, balloons and all other supplies. Use their party planning and online invitation service to organize your party. (Located on Rt. 9 eastbound from Rt. 126, just after Walter Dyer Leather near Tropic Isle Aquarium).
Learned Pond Beach - the beach at Learned Pond is a Town of Framingham owned beach. The beach is located between Union Ave and Concord St in South Framingham. The beach is open from late June through Late august each year. Daily passes may be paid for at beach. Annual beach passes, (good at all three Framingham beaches), are available from the Park & Recreation Department.
Loring Arena - indoor ice skating rink host public skating sessions, organized hockey and figure skating, and on-ice special events. The rink is home ice to Framingham Youth Hockey, Framingham High School & Framingham Middle School Hockey, (boys and girls teams), Bay Path Figure Skating Club, Framingham State College, Ashland High School, and other groups. The rink is owned by the Town of Framingham and operated by the Park & Rec. Department. Recorded information about public skating hours and other events can be heard by calling (508)532-5950.
Mark Penta Illustration - make your event fun and memorable. Caricature artist, Mark Penta adds creative entertainment to corporate or social events and provides a great memento for your guests to take home. Caricatures are a great conversation starter and keep your guests active and socializing.
Modelville Hobby - indoor slot car racing. Two eight lane tracks, one for for 1:32 and other for 1:24 scale race cars. Located on Rt. 135
Plaster Fun Time - paint and finish plaster figurines and decorative items. Kids birthday parties. (Located on Rt. 9, westbound, just before Temple St.)
Saxonville Beach - Saxonville Beach is a Town of Framingham owned beach on Lake Cochituate. Located just off Old Connecticut Path, the beach is open from late June through Late august each year. Daily passes may be paid for at beach. Annual beach passes, (good at all three Framingham beaches), are available from the Park & Recreation Department.
Town & Country Lanes - ten pin bowling center, game room, food and drinks. Bowling Leagues. Parties. Located on Rt. 9, westbound at light.
Washakum Beach - Saxonville Beach is a Town of Framingham owned beach on Lake Washakum. Located just off Rt. 126, or from Rt. 135 to Winthrop St. The beach is open from late June through Late august each year. Daily passes may be paid for at beach. Annual beach passes, (good at all three Framingham beaches), are available from the Park & Recreation Department.
Whimsy - walk-in arts and crafts studio. Purchase materials or kits and make a project. Craft classes and workshops. Kids birthday parties. (Located on Rt. 9, eastbound, in Ski-Market plaza, across from Trader Joes)
Wicked RC - radio controlled, ("RC"), cars, trucks, boats, helicopters and more. Indoor racetrack and rock climbing vehicle area. Participate in RC racing events, or rent the track for an RC racing birthday party.